A glance into blissful Bhutan and its exotic Wildlife-
Concealed in mystery and charm, Bhutan is the isolated kingdom that is deemed to be the last Shangri La. Its majestic mountains, magnificent Dzongs, vibrant culture and festivals, mouth-watering dishes, and serenity is nowhere to be found in this world. The quaint kingdom emphasizes on the well-being and the happiness of its people. Thus, it has embraced the philosophy of Gross National Happiness over GDP. It is best known for the authenticity it owns. Besides, it is the only carbon negative country in the world with more than 72% of the area under forest cover and has 10 preserved areas spread all over the country for the wildlife. Bhutan owns 51.32% area under protected network, which is the highest rate of the preserved area of any country in the world.
Elusive Wildlife of Bhutan-
- High altitude Wildlife: Snow Leopard.
- Altitude ranging from 3000 to 4000 meters: Royal Bengal Tiger, Takin, Himalayan Black Bear, Red Panda, Langur, Sambar, Blue Sheep, Wild Pig, Barking Deer, Musk Deer.
- Wildlife of Tropical region: Clouded Leopard, Elephant, one-horned rhino, Water Buffalo, Golden Langur, Swamp Deer.
The list of National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Bhutan-
1. Jigme Singye Wangchuck National Park
2. TrumshingLa National Park
3. Royal Manas National Park
4. Jigme Dorji National Park
5. Bumdeling Wildlife Sanctuary
6. Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary
7. Torsa Strict Nature Reserve
8. Khaling Wildlife Sanctuary
9. Phibsoo Wildlife Sanctuary
10. Black Mountains National Park
So, if you’re planning an ideal escape from the hassles and the exasperation of the crowded cities, then embrace the wild side of Bhutan. Avail Bhutan travel packages from Kolkata that ensures the holiday of your dreams by taking you up-close with wildcats, the national animal Takin, and the whole host of elusive and incredible wildlife. Interestingly, Bhutan also boasts on the most distinct ranges of birdlife in the world. So, why not blend your wanderlust soul with the intriguing wildlife and jaw-dropping Himalayan backdrop?
Bhutan wildlife Tour Itinerary sample-
If you seek convenience and flexibility, then you’re at the right place. We take delight in crafting out a be-spoken itinerary for you, that too- on your chosen date and time. Tell us your preferences- regarding places, wildlife, and the level of adventure that you seek. Not only that we take care of your transport, ideal accommodation, cuisine, your safety and above all, to your every call. Just, pack your stuff and be prepared for a momentous holiday trip. Omit the stress from your mind!
Arrival: Paro Airport/Phuentsholing. Our driver will drop you at your hotel. After refreshment, visit the town. Dinner and tour briefing by the guide.
Activities: Driving on the highest passes in the world and sightseeing.
After breakfast, you will enjoy a long and scenic drive to Trongsa. Enjoy the stunning view of the Alpine mountains, travel through open yak pastures, winding river valleys, quaint villages, and yak herders’ camps. Enjoy delicious lunch at the en-route and then pass through Dochula (3112) meters. Along the way, visit Trongsa Dzong, overlooking Mangde River. Arrive at Trongsa that stands at an elevation of 2200 meters.
Return to hotel. Dinner and retire to bed.
Jigme Singe Wangchuck National Park
Activities: Wildlife expedition and sightseeing.
After breakfast, your car will drive you to the forests around Wamling village. Here, in the Black Mountains, you’ll have high chances of getting a glimpse of different animals, reptiles, birds and plants including tigers, leopards and other rare and elusive animals. While in woods, enjoy your lunch packed for you.
Return to the hotel as the dusk approaches. Dinner at Night.
P.S: Your wildlife itinerary will be arranged in the similar pattern as shown above.
Wildlife tours are basically comprised of 5 days 4 nights to 12days to 11nights. However, you can decide your days and season for the expeditions, hiking, or camping.
On the departure day: You will be transferred to Paro Airport.
Bhutan travel packages From Kolkata – For the Wild Life Adventure- cover the following services and facilities-
- Receive and Transfer to Airport
- Double/Twin bed in 3 Star Hotel
- 3 Meals every day with Evening Tea
- Luxury vehicle as per preference and Bus for a bigger Group-provided with a Driver
- English Speaking Guide
- All Sightseeing places
- Museum Fees
- Bhutan Visa
- All Permits
- Bottled Mineral Water
- Doctor on call
- 24*7 services on hotel rooms
- Laundry services
- Car rentals
Our holiday package does not cover-
- Donations to Monasteries
- Alcohol & Beverages
- Tips for Guide, Driver & Hotel Staff
- Gifts & Souvenirs
- International Telephone Calls
- Round Trip Airfare
- Inbound Airfare
Best time for Wildlife expedition in Bhutan: March to May and September to November
So, have a delightful and refreshing holiday amid the realm of greens and elusive wildlife in Bhutan.